The elf owl (Micrathene whitneyi) is a member of the owl family Strigidae, that breeds in the southwestern United States and Mexico. It is the world's lightest owl , ...
The smallest owl found in North America is the Elf Owl. It is only about six inches tall when it is fully grown. The wing span for this small owl is about 14.
Animal Fact Sheet: Elf Owl. Identifying Features. Elf Owls do not have "ear tufts" or feathers on the top of their rounded heads. Their feathers are grayish brown in ...
Elf Owl, Micranthene whitney, Owl Research Institute, Charlo, Montana.
Nov 29, 2015 ... The Elf Owl is a tiny, short-tailed owl with a round head and no ear-tufts. It was originally known as Whitney's Owl. The species name whitneyi is ...
Apr 30, 2014 ... An Elf Owl perches on a tree in Madera Canyon in Arizona. ... In 2013, readers of BirdWatching voted Elf Owl one of the birds they want to see ...
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